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Penrith Whitewater Stadium

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Address: McCarthy's Lane, Cranebrook, Penrith, New South Wales 2004, Australia
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What a great experience

Went there a while ago, absolutely loved it. It was about 40 degrees in the shade. Made it a hot day, but we all had fun and enjoyed a quick swim at the end.

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Shane C
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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I went here a few weeks ago with my colleagues as part of our work functions. The first part was fun. But when the guide put the raft in the middle of the rapids, all hell break loose. I got flipped out of the raft. Got trapped under the raft and scrapped my knees badly. Then got dragged through 1... More 

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Thank JohnLuGuru
Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Went there a while ago, absolutely loved it. It was about 40 degrees in the shade. Made it a hot day, but we all had fun and enjoyed a quick swim at the end.

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Thank Shane C
Albury, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This place is amazing and allows you to either participate or just watch both of which are extremely entertaining, Access is free being part of costs but experienced instructors available all the time open 7 days a week

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Thank Koalaphil
Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The white water stadium is so much fun .My son trained here every day for 5 years so i no the place extremely well. All the young people enjoying the excitement of it all from all over the world .Great for all the family great picnic grounds or the cafe.

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Thank sandraK9677ZK
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Was a few years ago that we visited with Relatives from U.K. There were 7 of us on the boat and a capable guide on board. I stayed on shore taking photos but from the laughing and screams, it was a good time had by all. Great great fun.

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Thank karen m
Broadbeach Waters
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

If you are looking for a good family activity or team building event, then White Water rafting at Penrith is definitely worth considering. The man made facility built for the 2000 Olympics gives you all the thrills of whiter water rafting without the trek to Cairns or the long paddles between rapids on a conventional river. You get a full... More 

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Thank G7267UQpaulf
Kildare, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed this. It's man made so very safe. Staff very polite and safety is their main priority. Good value for money. Was very tired after it but that's all part of it. Great fun

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Thank Flynnm2
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We came here rafting and I had more fun that I did rafting down a real river in the Austrian Tyrol. There is pleanty of excitement and great for team building. The instructiors were very helpful and ensured everyone understood all the rules. We also had young children and family who came to watch, there was pleanty of shade and... More 

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Thank Rachelle T
Sydney, Australia
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77 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The Whitewater Stadium do vouchers and I bought my godson one for last Christmas, yesterday he used it and had a wonderful time. He has done whitewater rafting before, and loves the water, but it did stretch his strength to the limit. As he has done since he was a tiny boy, despite always being told not to fall in... More 

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Thank Marlene46255060
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62 reviews
35 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

Once the safety talk is over, it's on to the flat water for some team work practice, then away you go! Up the ramp, into the whitewater. It's a constant and controlled flow so there isn't bug variation each time you return here, but it's a great day out for family groups, work groups or bunches of friends.

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